Shepard Fairey (credit: David Livingston/Getty Images)

LA ‘Hope’ Artist Spared Prison Time For Contempt Conviction

A Los Angeles-based street artist credited with creating the iconic Obama “Hope” poster will not serve any prison time on federal contempt charges.


This January 17, 2009 file photo shows artist Shepard Fairey unveiling his portrait of then US president-elect Barack Obama.  (credit: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

LA Street Artist Behind Obama ‘Hope’ Poster Pleads Guilty To Contempt Charge

The iconic image that made graphic designer Shephard Fairey a millionaire could ultimately land him in federal prison.

CBS Los Angeles–02/24/2012

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Is Internet Bear Sensation About To Become New Mother?

Lily (no last name, like Cher or Madonna) became an Internet sensation in 2010.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/04/2011